Did you know wool is self-extinquishing, meaning it burns itself out? The residue is a black, hollow irregular bead that can be easily turned to a gritty black powder. This is what made it a perfect choice for me to use to crochet this set of double thick hot pads / potholders.
100% Babydoll Southdown Wool
Measurements below are approximate.
The larger one is a generous 9-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches and the smaller is
6-1/2 x 6-1/2 inches.
If the wool is dyed, I use
dyes boasting extremely high wash fastness and good to excellent light
bear in mind the photo May
Be Slightly Different from the
actual item in terms of Color
due to the lighting during the photo shooting or the monitor's display.
*Babydoll Southdown sheep are born either black or off-white. Even
though they are born black and referred to as black sheep, the fleece
of many will fade to dark chocolate or lighter shades of brown and even
an oatmeal color. As they age, some of the black sheeps’
will fade to different shades of gray, some much faster than other.
otherwise noted, once the sheep were sheared by a
all aspects of the processing of the fleece, from raw to finished
product was completed by me at the Bergamascos' Babydoll
Brigade farm in a smoke free environment.
Babydoll wool is a natural
version of "superwash" if you will. I
have washed items my front load washing machine
with a regular load of laundry with no ill effects; however, I air dry.
Handwashing and air drying is recommended.
Quantity Available: One (1) SET of Two (2)
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